How to travel from Amsterdam to Glasgow

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from Amsterdam to Glasgow

You can get from Amsterdam to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Amsterdam to Glasgow on Nov 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Amsterdam to Glasgow

distanceDistance440 miles (710 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $138
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $8 (€7) • 28 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $108 (€98) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 440 miles (710 km) between Amsterdam and Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Amsterdam to Glasgow.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Glasgow.
FAQs

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Glasgow, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Glasgow if traveling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Glasgow, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Amsterdam and Glasgow.

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Amsterdam from Glasgow.

There are 4 ways to travel from Amsterdam to Glasgow including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Glasgow is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€7) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A train is generally $130 (€118) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $138 (€125) from Amsterdam to Glasgow.

A train is $100 (€91) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Glasgow costing on average $108 (€98).

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Glasgow is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 22 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 28 h 28 min.

You should expect to travel around 440 miles (710 km) between Amsterdam and Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Glasgow is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Glasgow from Amsterdam as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Glasgow:

  • Buses most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Glasgow at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow most often leave from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Glasgow International Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Glasgow Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Glasgow by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Glasgow for $138 (€125) on Omio.
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Glasgow by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Amsterdam to Glasgow tickets on Omio for $108 (€98).

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Glasgow with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with easyJet.

Direct services to Glasgow tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Glasgow often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Glasgow itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Glasgow and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Glasgow, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $138 (€125) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $108 (€98) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $8 (€7) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Glasgow online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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